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Florida Regional Perinatal Intensive Care Centers (RPICC) Educational Sessions 2017


The Healthy Start Coalition of Miami-Dade (HSCMD) invites you to an upcoming FREE educational opportunity. The Florida Regional Perinatal Intensive Care Centers (RPICC) is presenting a series of free educational sessions on topics related to HIV and Perinatal HIV.  A light lunch will be provided.  These sessions are presented by staff and faculty of University of Miami Miller School of Medicine and Florida International University. 

These sessions are free and open to the community.

Continuing Education Units (CEUs): Up to four (4) CEUs have been approved for Registered Nurses, Licensed Clinical Social Workers, Licensed Marriage & Family Therapists, Licensed Mental Health Counselors and Certified Master Social Workers. 


Parking: For parking rates and information click here. The closest parking garage to the Diagnostic and Treatment Center is the Blue (North) Garage.




Registration                         10:30 AM to 11:00 AM                                                                   


Session 1                               11:00 AM to 12:00 PM                    

Mental Health and HIV                                  

Presented by: Marisa Echenique, Psy.D.

Assistant Professor of Clinical Psychiatry

UM Ryan White Psychiatry Program Director, Center for Behavioral Medicine

University of Miami Miller School of Medicine


Lunch (complimentary)   12:00 PM to 1:00 PM


Session 2                               1:00 PM to 2:00 PM

Reducing Perinatal HIV Transmission                                       

Presented by: Salih Yasin, M.D.

Associate Professor of Clinical Obstetrics and Gynecology

Director of Obstetrics and Patient Safety, Women's Hospital Center at Jackson

University of Miami Miller School of Medicine


Session 3                               2:00 PM to 3:00 PM          

Highlights and What’s New in Recommendations to Reduce Perinatal HIV

Presented by: Charles D. Mitchell, M.D.

Professor, Division of Infectious Diseases and Immunology, Department of Pediatrics

University of Miami Miller School of Medicine     

Break                               3:00 PM to 3:10 PM       

Session 4                               3:10 PM to 4:10 PM          

Infant Feeding among Black Women with HIV: Cultural Influences on Breastfeeding Practice

Presented by: Jean Hannan, PhD, ARNP

Assistant Professor, Nicole Wertheim College of Nursing and Health Sciences

Florida International University

We are sorry but registration for this event is now closed.

Please contact us if you would like to know if spaces are still available.